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No Doubt About It

I recently had what I can only describe as a close encounter of the third kind with a being from another planet. I was driving home from the town...

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The night was warm. The open window invited in the faraway chants of the booze sodden late nighters, the toot of a restless cabbie's horn, the foxes...

The Female Unicorn

Once Lucy, a 5 year old girl was in the library with her mother when she showed her a book and said, "I want this one. The female unicorn". "The...

Downshire Diary – (04) Dating Dorcas (Part 04)

The Overton’s and their respective partners hired 4 punts and divided up into their respective couples, and apart from punting being a tradition, so was the competiveness. And when the Overton clan took to the water the object of the exercise was not to get wet. They had all been in the river at one time or another over the years, some more than others, but when they were punting the winners were the ones who stayed dry.

Yvonne Makin’s House of Fun – (08) The Power of Lust (Part 05)

Although Samantha Hawkins personal life had taken a tragic turn in the form of Derek’s accident, in her professional life her writing career went from strength to strength and her star was very definitely in the ascendency. Her successful writing career meant that she could work from home and be close to her husband.

Yachta Mache - 6

November, 1965 One of the perks of being an officer in a uniformed service, was going to the Post Exchange - PX - for cheap items. I bought a...

Glamour

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Tribe

Mourn too late at the thrown bones of fate. Small ghettoes of the mind, open for business Better to keep thought away Scores to settle Wait for a...

Long Dead Men

They’re rebuilding the walls of Jericho We are to be punished for the sin Of not going where money gods go The wall is there to keep us all in...
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Isaac watts and a Hot Summer's afternoon in Southampton

Away from the main streets of brash consumerism and commercialism of Southampton City there are strongly woven webs of parks and green spaces that...

The Prince Of No Land

Once upon a time a king ordered that his daughter choose a husband to marry and, because she did not want to marry, she threw a ring off of a ship...
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Wedding takes place without surprise appearance from Gary Barlow.

‘I just assumed he’d turn up’ Jemima, who has never really like Take That says to her new husband as the guests start to leave. ‘I kept looking...

A Little Wiser .

A Little Wiser . A Little Older By Paul McCann https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2Ftv-jXHazs Sitting in a room all by myself , sitting in a room with...

A Little Wiser .

A Little Wiser . A Little Older By Paul McCann https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2Ftv-jXHazs Sitting in a room all by myself , sitting in a room with...

Love Is A Better Thing I Do With You

Love Is A Better Thing I Do With You By Paul McCann https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=90_R8IXAEZQ I stumbled blindly into love that I didn't mean to...

SEEING THE LIGHT

sometimes, the senses we possess fade out as years climb on the stars that once shone brightly bow their heads when shown the dawn . for me, alas, it...

Station

There’s always a station A by-the-way station That you can alight in To find without warning The train’s noise abated And what you are left with An...
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We Are Unwise

well, we are...

Downshire Diary – (04) Dating Dorcas (Part 03)

After lunch as they had a couple of hours to kill, there was some debate as to how they should spend the time, but in the end they left the oldies and the baby to doze on the terrace and set off for a walk along the river on a route that the Overton’s had taken many times before.

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